From Boot Hill to paradise
June 29 Museum trek tours Cadwell and Saratoga cemeteries, CCC camp and location of first county fair
June 19, 2019
Ever wonder what it takes to convert a cemetery from "Boot Hill" to a place of beauty comparable to paradise?
To find out the answer, attend a Saratoga Museum sponsored historic trek of both Cadwell and Saratoga Cemeteries east of town.
Local historian and tour guide Dick Perue has put together a panel of experts to explore both cemeteries and relate their histories, as well as community efforts to beautify them.
In addition to exploring burial plots, the trek will include visiting the site of the Civilian Conservation Corp camp at stone gates the location of the first Carbon County Fair &a...